Books tagged: urban crime

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Time's Bloodied Gold
Series: The Bill Scathlock mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,440. Language: British English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
DI Bill Scathlock thought he’d seen the last of his troubled DS, Danny Sawaski, when he recommended him to infiltrate a gang of Polish people traffickers. Yet Bill and some close friends discover that Danny is in mortal danger – from the gang and from within their ranks. With the danger to Danny escalating, the clock is ticking if Bill is to save him, but with every step the case gets stranger.
Locked and Loaded (An Aries Nox Dawson Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Aries Nox Dawson must protect some fake gangster rappers from real goons.But did somebody pay those goons to attack his clients? Is it that sexy club owner who hates the group’s manager for breaking her heart? Is it the bouncer—this muscle-bound clown wearing Kurt Angle-looking weightlifting pants? Or are the goons out for blood because my clients are just as soft as apple sauce? Whodunit?
Tracy Hayes, Apprentice P.I. (P.I. Tracy Hayes 1)
Series: P.I. Tracy Hayes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016 by Crimson House Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Tracy loses her waitressing job, she doesn’t mope. She becomes an apprentice to an enigmatic P.I. Her first case should be easy: a lost dog. But things are never easy and she’s soon ankles deep in criminals, FTAs, and cheating spouses - her ex included. And that’s on top of a new roommate and a family that likes to meddle with her life. Luckily Brooklyn waitresses are made of sterner stuff.
Mystery at Bristol Square
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
What were four skeletons doing in a pit out at the Bristol Square construction site? And why were two retired police officers trying to block Detective Danny Williams and her lover, Monica Wilks-Jordan, from identifying the skeletons and the artifacts found in the pit? And finally what did it all have to do with race riots in 1967?
A Jeff Resnick Six Pack
Series: The Jeff Resnick Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
This collection of short stories bridges the gaps between the Jeff Resnick novels of suspense and intrigue. Contains ... When The Spirit Moves You Bah! Humbug Cold Case Spooked! Crybaby Eyewitness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Jogging through the woods near his house, Stephen finds a bloody duffel bag full of money. A lot of money. 1.2 million dollars will change this high school teacher’s life. He takes the cash, and his life changes in ways he couldn’t imagine…
The Carer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A dark psychological tale of patricide by proxy, the corrosive effects of unbridled power - and of what happens when you outsource your loved ones to people who don’t actually love them.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
Think Like a Hustler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
What would you do to survive? On the streets, the answer to that question is anything. Kevin Richards, a young day to day hustler in the streets of Baltimore must do any and every thing to make sure he eats. The world of hustling is unforgiving, and one small slip could cost him everything. If hustling wasn't the worst of his worries Kevin has a small child at home in dire need of an operation.
The Genealogy of Herman Webster Mudgett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Herman Webster Mudgett (1861-1896) was from Gilmanton, New Hampshire. His roots are in rural New England. Aside from Mudgett, his relatives had the surnames Page and Price. My e-book looks Herman Mudgett's ancestry from the family's origins in Exeter and Norfolk in England. I have included ancestral information about the mass murderer's wives, his son and daughter, and one of his accomplices.